This locally-sourced grocer and cafe is drawing a lot of new fans. Look for the duck special here, it is always a tasty surprise; the bleu cheese mousse is a must on sandwiches.
1209 E. 11th, 512/268-0168
It's quite a drive for dinner, but the Inn at Los Brisas, near Brenham, not only boasts one of the largest wine lists in Texas, but is a full-service resort, as well. Why go home after enjoying a locally-sourced, Forbes five-star rated menu?
10000 Champion, Washington, 979/277-7750